File Extension Library

.SES File Extension

  • Developer by: MSC Software
  • Category: Data Files
  • Format: Text

What are .SES files and how to open them?

Can't open .SES file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .SES file.

What is a .SES file extension?

.SES file extension is created by MSC Software. .SES has been classified as Data Files. The format of .SES file is Text.

.SES is Patran Session File

Session created by MSC Patran, a pre and post-processing program for Finite Element Analysis (FEA); contains a list of directives, such as PCL statements or NOODL commands, that can be executed by Patran; automatically opened when Patran is started and closed when Patran is quit.

The SES file can serve a variety of purposes:

  • Recreate a model from nothing.
  • Act as a log of transactions for review and modification.
  • Work as a macro, repetitively executing a sequence of commands.

NOTE: For each session, a two digit number is appended on to the end of the SES extension, e.g, the 3rd session file would appear as

List of all softwares that can open the Patran Session File
MSC Patran
MSC Patran
File Type 2 Audition Session File
Developer by: Adobe Systems Category: Audio Files Format: Binary

Audio project created by Adobe Audition, a sound production application; can include multiple tracks and mixing settings for each track; contains references to audio files but does not store the audio data; saves an audio production session and is used in the process of sound recording, mixing, editing, and mastering.

SES files were originally used by Syntrillium Software's Cool Edit Pro, which was acquired by Adobe in May, 2003. Adobe rebranded the software as Adobe Audition and released the first version of Adobe Audition later that year.

NOTE: Adobe discontinued support for SES files in Adobe Audition CS5.5. However, you can still convert SES files to the newer XML-based .SESX format using Ses2Sesx.

List of all softwares that can open the Audition Session File
Adobe Audition CC 2019
Suite Spot Studios Ses2Sesx

How to fix problems with .SES files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .SES files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .SES file format
  2. You need to check the .SES file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)